IT Project Lead (all genders welcome)

IT Project Lead (all genders welcome)

thyssenkrupp Elevator AG
Vollzeit ab sofort

IT Project Lead (all genders welcome)

thyssenkrupp Elevator AG, Essen

We strive to make cities the best ever places to live, by advancing an industry that moves over 1 billion people each day. We are transforming our business by driving the industry norm and challenging ourselves, fostering a culture of internal and external collaboration, and building on our unique engineering capabilities to optimize existing and create new products and solutions for our customers that cater to real mobility needs.

thyssenkrupp Elevator brings together the Group's global activities in passenger transportation systems. With sales of 7.7 billion euros in fiscal 2016/2017 and customers in 150 countries, thyssenkrupp Elevator built its position as one of the world's leading elevator companies from scratch in a mere 40 years' time applying thyssenkrupp unique engineering capabilities. With more than 50,000 highly skilled employees, the company offers smart and innovative products and services designed to meet customers' individual requirements. The portfolio includes passenger and freight elevators, escalators and moving walks, passenger boarding bridges, stair and platform lifts as well as tailored service solutions for all products. Over 1000 locations around the world provide an extensive sales and service network to guarantee closeness to customers.

Your responsibilities

The goal of the Project Delivery, Architecture and Security department is to play an active role in supporting the business to reach the business goals and meet the strategy through goal-oriented IT architectures, which are in line with the overall thyssenkrupp and thyssenkrupp Elevator architectural guidelines.

The department is responsible for the unite program that is running within thyssenkrupp. Unite is a corporate global program to achieve a worldwide harmonization of the IT infrastructure within Elevator. Within this program, several infrastructure projects are starting within Elevator Europe Africa (e.g. Data Center Consolidation and Office 365).

You will be responsible for the project management and roll out of the new or changed IT services and related IT functionality to the organizations within thyssenkrupp Elevator Europe Africa. You work closely with the various GPI departments and are responsible for the preparation of the (global and/or local) business requirements, related test scenarios, implementation and/or migration.

  • As an IT project lead you are active throughout the Business Unit Europe Africa in various IT programs and projects.
  • You are happy to take on responsibility and to drive projects proactively and on your own responsibility.
  • Your experience is needed when assessing project risks and when ensuring project quality management. This to ensure a successful project realization.
  • You are responsible for a transparent project management and for strategic coordination with various stakeholders.
  • Your area of responsibility ranges from (project) planning to the proactive management of the Europe Africa wide implementation process.
  • Your main focus will be on strategic infrastructure and application projects.
  • You will provide solicited and unsolicited advice to improve the services and optimize the roll out

Your profile

  • The Project lead has the following competences:
  • Ability to quickly understand complex organizations
  • Planning and organizing projects
  • Good understanding of IT Infrastructures and related processes
  • Ability to motivate a team and create a team spirit
  • 7+ years' experience leading international infrastructure projects
  • Prince2 project management or similar qualifications
  • Willingness to travel within Europe
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills including fluent written and spoken English
  • Knowledge of a second language will be an advantage
  • Experience with the Daptiv tooling will be an advantage
  • Based in Essen, North Rhine-Westphalia

Our offer to you

At thyssenkrupp we give you the freedom to expand your horizons - with flexible work time models,

international teams and attractive working conditions and social benefits.

We work together closely and respect each other, for over 200 years now and up till today. If that is just as important to you as it is to us, apply now!

Our company is diverse and exciting. It offers an incredible range of opportunities. Because we believe that different backgrounds and cultures enrich us and make working together more enjoyable and more successful. We are therefore committed to a corporate policy that values, supports, and utilizes diversity.



Veröffentlicht: 08.10.2018

Berufserfahrung: mit Berufserfahrung